A view is any useful perspective regarding a defined System.

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Concept Number: *484
English Master: View
Synonyms, Variations & Acronyms: Perspective


A representation of a whole System from the perspective of a related set of concerns.
IEEE 1471 – 2000 IEEE Recommended Practice for Architectural-Description of Software-Intensive Systems



Figure: The IEEE 1471 Standard Conceptual framework. From Aerospace Corporation, “The IEEE 1471-2000 Standard - Architecture Views and Viewpoints” presentation by Mark W. Maier et al. IEEE Architecture Working Group. Used with permission of the Author.


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This Concept entered by Diane O'Brien.

Created by system. Last Modification: Wednesday 27 of November, 2013 14:06:35 CET by Diane O'Brien.

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